How to get to Bolton from Cardiff

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Travel Information from Cardiff to Bolton

distanceDistance148 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £56
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £21 • 6 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £56 • 3 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Transport for Wales

Travel 148 miles by coach or train from Cardiff to Bolton. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Cardiff to Bolton.

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All travel companies: Train Companies from Cardiff to Bolton

CrossCountry will get you between Cardiff and Bolton at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

CrossCountry is a fast speed train company in the United Kingdom and for your next travel to Bolton from Cardiff you can choose between Standard Class and First Class tickets on Omio.

    FAQs: Cardiff to Bolton

    FAQs: Travel to Bolton easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cardiff to Bolton.

    There are 2 ways to get from Cardiff to Bolton: coach or train.

    The cheapest way to travel from Cardiff to Bolton is a coach with an average price of £21.

    This is compared to other travel options from Cardiff to Bolton:

    Taking a coach costs £34 less than taking a train, which costs on average £56 for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Cardiff to Bolton is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 59 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Bolton that take longer:

    Coach takes 6 h 45 min on average.

    The Cardiff to Bolton distance is approximately 148 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Bolton is:

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Cardiff to Bolton as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cardiff to Bolton:

      • Coaches most often depart from Cardiff at Cardiff, University and arrive in Bolton at Bolton, Rail Station (Stop AA).
      • Trains from Cardiff to Bolton most often leave from Cardiff Central and arrive in Bolton.

      The following travel companies offer services from Cardiff to Bolton:

      • Travel with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry to go to Bolton by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find CrossCountry Cardiff to Bolton tickets on Omio for £56.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Cardiff to Bolton with the following travel companies:

      • Take a direct coach with.
      • Direct services by train with.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bolton as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cardiff and Bolton.

      Omio customers who travel from Cardiff to Bolton often also extend their holiday to go to London, Manchester, Liverpool, Blackpool or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bolton and these popular destinations at a great price.

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